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anesthetic throat sprays

A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sidney Vinson
27 years experience Gastroenterology
Numbing the throat: A topical spray which is generally flavored containing cetacaine, Lidocaine or Benzocaine anesthetics. These chemicals numb the tissues it comes in c ... Read More
Dr. Rita Agarwal
35 years experience Anesthesiology
Spraying local on: Back of throat. Open your mouth and spray to areas that are sore.

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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Ruden
38 years experience Dentistry
Allergic reactions: Chloraseptic spray is an oral anesthetic and analgesic combination. It works by numbing the painful or irritated areas i would not use it if you are ... Read More
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Dr. Charles Kattuah
23 years experience Dentistry
No ill effects : As long as you follow the dosing directions on the package there should be no side effects other than possible allergic reaction to any of the ingredi ... Read More
A 34-year-old male asked:
Dr. Daniel Quon
42 years experience Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Why?: The big question is why are you wanting to spray an anesthetic into your nose? Most topical spray anesthetics will numb the nasal mucosa for a period ... Read More
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Dr. Richard Pollard
30 years experience Anesthesiology
Caution: Most throat anesthetics contain a local anesthetic (la) that is absorbed by the mucous membranes. There are more mucous membranes in the nasal passage ... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Taraneh Azar
26 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Anestheic oral spray: The anesthetic oral spray is meant to work locally on the area you are spraying it on. It is not meant to be swallowed. In general, you don't to swal ... Read More
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A male asked:
Dr. Yale Kanter
61 years experience Ophthalmology
Throat surface: Yes to both questions. Wait a few hours before eating to allow the medication effects to clear.
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jonathan Lau
23 years experience Anesthesiology
Spray with oral: I use 2 -4 sprays one time. But please see the instruction on the label for proper use as my uses are for hospital patients under our care and observa ... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Louis Gallia
45 years experience Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Yes, but: Yes, but be aware of the dosage. Easly to overdose when treating a larger area.
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Anifat Balogun
29 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
You are treating?: Theoretically, yes. It depends on what you are using it for. There are dosing considerations.
A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
33 years experience Pediatrics
Doctor can check: New throat pain can be from a strep throat infection (antibiotics are needed), a cold or influenza (antibiotics usually not used), or from some other ... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Charles Talakkottur
61 years experience Internal Medicine
Yes: Try chloraseptic.

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